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Trump says he had to 'take China on,' even if it meant hurting U.S. economy

President Donald Trump on Tuesday said he had to confront China over trade even if it caused short-term harm to the U.S. economy because Beijing had been cheating Washington for decades. 606 more words

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Joe Biden gets defensive about crowd size in Iowa

Joe Biden gets defensive about crowd size in Iowa



Democratic presidential candidate Joe Biden rejects comparisons to rivals’ campaign events, claims he is drawing crowds ‘bigger than anybody’ in Iowa.

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Playboy's Brian Karem files lawsuit against Trump, Grisham for suspending White House pass

Playboy’s Brian Karem files lawsuit against Trump, Grisham for suspending White House pass



Playboy magazine’s White House correspondent filed a lawsuit against President Trump and White House press secretary Stephanie Grisham Tuesday in an effort to have his press pass restored.

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White House pushes back after NRA claims Trump said universal background checks off the table

White House pushes back after NRA claims Trump said universal background checks off the table



The White House pushed back late Tuesday on claims by the National Rifle Association (NRA) that President Trump said universal background checks were off the table, amid an ongoing push for legislative action following two deadly mass shootings earlier this month.

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Brexit or Fools exit?

Today I am bringing you the topic of Brexit. what is it you ask? well i can inform you that it is a consequence to the peoples actions after a referendum that has taken place. 703 more words

Sexual harassment investigation finds bullying, intimidation in Madigan's office

SPRINGFIELD, Ill. — Power in Illinois House Speaker Michael Madigan’s office has been too centralized and its environment has fostered an atmosphere that condones bullying, intimidation, hazing and long work hours with inconsistent direction, according to an investigative report released Tuesday. 655 more words

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Guns and Life: A Tater Rant

So, apparently, Trump called the NRA today to tell them there would be no movement on background checks.  This should be no surprise to anyone.  The Republican party sold their souls to the gun lobby years ago. 303 more words